Feminist & Women's Issues
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, & Transgender
Peacemonger Shops and Friends
Compassion in Action
Animal Rights & Vegetarian
Action For Animals - Action alerts, events, volunteer and donation opportunities, vegan info, quotes and links.
Animals Asia - deals with dog/cat and bear farming in Asia, and allows users to donate money to prevent this abuse.
Farm Animal Reform Movement - FARM is a national, tax-exempt, educational organization advocating a plant-based diet and rights for farmed animals through six annual grass-roots campaigns and other programs.
Forest Park Owls- Observing and describing the lives of a mated pair of Great Horned Owls and the amazing range of wildlife found in Forest Park in St. Louis, Missouri.
VegSource.com - The mission of Vegsource is to offer the most up to date health and diet information possible, and to encourage the many good reasons for a plant-based diet. They do this by sponsoring leading authorities and organizations and promoting their critical message. They've got discussion boards, live chats and recipies on their site, plus a whole lot more! ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES!
Plant a Tree - People helping people to improve their lives by introducing environmentally sustainable land management projects saving the environment we all share.
Action Network - Environmental Defense. Become an E-Activist! Save the Environment with the Click of Your Mouse!
Care 2 Environment Supersite - Free email and e-cards that help to save animals and endangered species, healthy tips, eco news and petitions to sign.
Co-op America - Practical steps for using your consumer and investor power for social change. They offer Green Pages Online (10,000 green products and businesses), Boycot Action News, personal finance and investing info for green-conscious folks, and much more!
Empowerment Resources - Tools for personal growth, social change, and ecology. Check out their books, resources and stores!
Environmental Defense Fund - This leading national non-profit organization has more than 300,000 members and has been around since 1967. They have linked science, economics, and law to create innovative, equitable, and cost-effective solutions to the most urgent environmental problems.
Fair Trade Quilts & Crafts - They are a Fair Trade business specializing in quilts, bedspreads and crafts created by artisan coops from the developing world. See their lising in the most recent "Green Pages" resource guide.
Green Money Journal - "Responsibility from the Supermarket to the Stockmarket."
Greenpeace - Gather information, interact with them and join them in their struggle to keep the world safe from ourselves! Focus on climate, toxics, nuclear, oceans, genetic engineering, ocean dumping and forests.
Mother Jones - Celebrating 40+ years of raising hell. They have web exclusives that aren't found in their monthly magazine.
Institute For Global Communication - Connecting People Who are Changing the World. They have links to PeaceNet, EcoNet, WomensNet and Anti-RacisimNet.
Save the Rainforest.net - Save the Rainforest, one click at a time! One click saves 20 sq. ft. of rainforest. They need sponsors, too.
Feminist & Women Issues
The Breast Cancer Site - Fund Free Mammograms! Click daily and help to provide 62 mammograms this month!
The Feminist Majority - This site empowers women through research, the sharing of information and effective action. Fax your Member of Congress from their site, check out their events calendar or donate to the cause, plus lots more.
The Feminist Planet - They feature organic, eco-friendly and unique items plus they offer a place to share your stories, fiction, poetry and zines.
N.A.R.A.L. - The National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League. Up-to-date information and ways to make a difference on choice issues.
National Organization for Women - They've got Action Alerts, News Highlights (including their "Outrage of the Week"), an Activist Toolkit (Write to Congress, Tell the Media, Send an e-Card, Sign a Petition) and many interesting articles that you just won't see anywhere else!
The Vipe Girl - Vipe.org is a male-friendly feminist website that deals with body issues. You'll see Vipe Girl wearing our "Standards" shirt on the home page. Check it out!
WomanWithin.Org - Woman Within International is a not-for-profit organization offering educational opportunities for women to discover the power of who they are and encourages women to communicate this in their relationships, families, workplaces and communities.
WomansWords.com - Home base for Fawn Germer, author of HARD WON WISDOM.
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender
365Gay.com - Canada's National Daily Gay & Lesbian Magazine
ACT UP - New York - ACT UP is a diverse, non-partisan group of individuals united in anger and committed to direct action to end the AIDS crisis. Check out their training for civil disobedience and Diva TV netcasts!
Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation - GLAAD is dedicated to promoting and ensuring fair, accurate, and inclusive representation of individuals and events in all media as a means of eliminating homophobia and discrimination based on gender indentity and sexual orientation.
Gay and Lesbian Athiests and Humanists - GALAH's main goals are to support equal rights for lesbians, gays, transgenders, and bisexuals; educate people about atheism and humanism; support separation of church and state; and provide freethinkers with opportunities to get to know each other. They have meetings in San Francisco, CA, Washington, DC, and Los Angeles, CA.
Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians & Gays - PFLAG is a national non-profit organization with over 80,000 members and supporters and more than 460 affiliates in the U.S.A. They celebrate diversity and envision a society that embraces everyone, including those of diverse sexual orientations and gender identities.
GayVote.com - This site was founded prior to the midterm elections in 1998 with the goal of mobilizing the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered vote. This site is a starting point for election education-- with comprehensive high level information on races across the country and then links where visitors can get more detailed information.
Men's IssuesThe Mankind Project - The Mankind Project has two goals. The first is to initiate men into a mature masculinity, to lead lives of integrity, connection to feeling, and a renewed responsibility for their personal mission in the world. And, the second goal is to be of service to the community. They are "changing the world one man at a time."
The Men's Health Network - The MHN is a non-profit educational organization made up of physicians, researchers, public health workers, individuals and other health care professionals. They were founded in 1992 by a group of men's activists and writers interested in improving the health and well-being of men, boys and families.
The Men's Issues Page - While most everyone understands the concept of rape, domestic violence and abuse, most people associate these problems with women. Unfortunately, they can also occur among the male population.
National Organization to Halt the Abuse and Routine Mutilation of Males - This site is dedicated to the unnecessarily common practice of circumcision. Very informative.
The White Ribbon Campaign (Canadian) - "Men working to end men's violence against women." The WRC is the largest effort in the world of men working to end men's violence against women. It relies on volunteer support and financial contributions from individuals and organizations.
DiversityThe Entheogen Review - This is a quarterly publication that serves as a clearinghouse for current data about the use of visionary plants and drugs. Think of it as a network newsletter, the voice of a community of subscribers seeking and sharing information on the cultivation, extraction and ritual use of entheogens.
Resource Center of the Americas.org - This grassroots site is dedicated to news, analysis and campaigns on Latin America and globalization.
Native AmericanAIM Movement.org -Grand Governing Council - This is THE main site for the AIM movement. You can read about how AIM formally started 1968 out of the violence of police brutality in Minneapolis, MN and the voiceless despair of Indian people in the courts. AIM is attempting to connect the realities of the past with the promise of tomorrow. They are the Warriors Class of this century, who are bound to the bond of the Drum, who vote with their bodies instead of their mouths. Their business is hope. American Indian Movement - This site gives us a background of why AIM was started, a chronological history of AIM, suggested reading materials and upcoming events.
Leonard Peltier & AIM Information--From The People's Path - Background, articles, links, news, updates, and much more!
Leonard Peltier Defense Committee - The LPDC seeks the immediate release of Leonard Peltier. The LPDC is the center of communication between Leonard Peltier, his supporters, his family, the media, key government officials, and all other relevant persons.
Western Shoshone Defense Project - Their mission is to affirm Newe (Western Shoshone) jurisdiction over Newe Sogobia (Western Shoshone homelands) by protecting, preserving, and restoring Newe rights and lands for present and future generations based on cultural and spiritual traditions.
Peacemonger Shops and Friends
Free Tea Party! - Imagine a free spirit and his bus, travelling the land offering free tea and communion everywhere they go. This is Giuseppe and Edna... the Free Tea Party! Check out their way of spreading peace and compassion, one cup at a time.
Social-PoliticalAct Against War.org - What you can do now and what you can do to act against war if and when it happens.
Adbusters - These Canadians challenge corporate greed and help us to get our senses back from campaigns like TV Turnoff Week, Reclaiming Urban Space and Buy Nothing Day. Check them out and see if you don't start to get yourself back!
The Center For Public Integrity - Their mission is to provide the American public with the findings of its investigations and analyses of public service, government accountability, and ethics-related issues via books, reports and newsletters.
Choose The Blue - Do you know how much a corporation and its employees put behind a political party, its candidates, and its causes?
CNN site. The Nuclear Threat Resurfaces - Find out the history of the atomic bomb, use their interactive nuclear arms tracker, find out the chances of a nuclear mishap, and more.
Democrats.com - They're the largest independent community of democrats. They're the "aggressive progressives!" Join 'em, get their newsletter, and be progressive!
Derechos Cafe - A Human Rights Hangout - They're an international organization working for the respect and promotion of human rights all over the world. Their current focus is Latin America. They use the internet as their primary communication and information tool.
DraftGore.com - There is a growing movement of people who would like to see Al Gore run for President in 2008.
The Disclosure Project - This is a nonprofit research project working to fully disclose the facts about UFOs, extraterrestrial intelligence, and classified advanced energy and propulsion systems. Real life X-Files!
East Timor Action Network/US - ETAN/US is a member of the International Federation for East Timor, they support La'o Hamutuk (Institute for Reconstruction Monitoring & Analysis, and they work with the Indonesia Human Rights Network.
End Homelessness Now - Every night over 700,000 people are homeless. 40% are women with children. Click on the button (on their site) once a day to raise funds for shelters.
Hwy X - You've got everything from Rachel Corrie who was killed by an Israeli bulldozer, while protesting the demoliton of a Palestinian home, to a link to the Rosicrucian Order! Absolutely a must to check out! They've got a brand new Forum, so check it out!
Health Care Without Harm - Their mission is to transform the health care industry worldwide, without compromising patient safety or care, so that it is ecologically sustainable and no longer a source of harm to public health and the environment.
The Hunger Site - Click on the button on their site to give free food to those in need at no cost to you! 24,000 die daily. Please help.
Michael Moore - You can read his Oscar speech here on his site, sign up for his newsletter, and be assured he'll tell you non-fiction, as opposed to the stories and lies we're all used to hearing. Order "Bowling for Columbine" from his site and support his work.
Peace & Justice Center, Burlington, VT - Since its inception in 1979, the Peace & Justice Center has been involved in projects that address the fundamental causes of Vermont's social, economic, and racial problems, as well as national and international areas of concern, through campaigns, educational programs, and anti-racism training that promote racial justice, equity, economic justice, democracy and civic participation.
Progressive Action Alliance - Promotes progressive candidates, ideas, and issues through action, advocacy, education, and networking.
People for the American Way - These folks are committed to defending democracy and bringing the ideals of community, opportunity, diversity, equality and fairness together to form a strong, united voice. They conduct research, legal and educational work, and monitor and research the Religious Right movement and it's political allies.
Protest.Net - These folks offer a calendar of protests, meetings and conferences. Check for protests in your region, read the protest news, or post an upcoming protest in your area.
Support Sanity.org - These folks are building massively-visible mass support for an even-handed, two-state solution for Israel and Palestine. Buy their pin and support their cause!
Teaching For Change.org - They provide curriculum guides and other resources to help teachers engage students in innovative classroom activities that deal with issues of equity and social justice. They have an online catalog of hundreds of multicultural anti-racist books, videos, posters, and other classroom resources.
TransplantAwareness, Inc. - They've got news, links, and contacts, plus t-shirts, stickers and pins promoting organ donations.
True Majority - Founded by Ben Cohen from Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream, True Majority is a grassroots education and advocacy project of Priorities, Inc. Register with them and you can send faxes to your congresspeople and national leaders.
Union Communication Services - They publish and distribute steward advice, labor news, graphics and books that help progressive union leaders rally their members and build their unions.
Voices in the Wilderness - This is a campaign to end the economic sanctions against the people of Iraq. They have myths and realities regarding Iraq, the U.S. and economic sanctions, news and alerts, photos and more.
The World Socialist Party - This site is a collaborative work of socialists around the world.
Another World Socialism Website - An MSN communities site.
Working Assets Long Distance - Working Assets is a long distance, credit card, Internet services, and broadcasting company that was created to build a world that is more just, humane and environmentally sustainable.
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Self ImprovementBoys To Men Mentoring Network - Through a structured yet informal program, they've created a unique and safe place where boys from 12 to 16 can regularly interact with committed, conscientious adult men. With the understanding that inside each boy is a "man of honor," these boys learn their own individual strengths, talents and gifts, which they can develop into positive life skills and share with their community.
Inner Self - Get the best of their site delivered to your inbox every week. Or, visit their site, dealing with health, relationships, astrology, spirituality, parenting, creating realities, sexuality, and holistic politics.
Your Expedition - This is an international motivation company that inspires and enables people and teams to actively pursure their dreams by providing unique, quthentic, personal storeies of dreams in action as well as the knowledge and tools needed to take action. Their business was launched through the Bancroft Arnesen Expedition, the first all-women's crossing of the Antarctica by renown explorers Liv Arnesen and Ann Bancroft.
Compassion in ActionCISV - CISV (Children's International Summer Villages) has a vision of a more just and peaceful world. "We believe that we can all take responsibility for making this happen. This vision gives us a strong purpose, or mission, which is summed up clearly in our Statement of Purpose: CISV educates and inspires action for a more just and peaceful world."
Friends of Peace Pilgrim - Peace Pilgrim is one of Peacemonger's heroes and mentors for how to achieve inner peace, happiness, and a great example of a human being kind. All her wisdom is passed free of charge through the ages in harmony and gratitude. Check her site out. Order free of charge from documentaries and books, to CD's and tapes of life changing speeches. No shipping charges - just great wisdom.
Compassion It - COMPASSION IT is a nonprofit and global social movement that inspires compassionate actions and attitudes. Also we are a proud partner of the Charter for Compassion. The Charter's call-to-action has inspired people and organizations to activate the golden rule around the world -- in schools, town halls and board rooms.